Job Search

Send My CV My ERSG

Product Manager

2022-09-15 14:06:312022-10-26 Cavendish Maine
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location Milton Keynes – hybrid working (2 days from home)
Area South East, UKHome Counties, UK South East UK Milton Keynes – hybrid working (2 days from home)
Sector Marketing
Salary £40,000 - £45,000 (depending on experience)
Currency GBP
Start Date
Advertiser Rina Gokani
Job Ref RG/86062
Job Views 147
Job title: Product Manager
Location: Milton Keynes – hybrid working (2 days from home)  
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 (depending on experience)
Sector: Non food consumer goods
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: RG/86062
The company:
An undisputed market leader in their industry, our client has excellent market presence and reputation supplying both key wholesale, retail and online channel customers, with a fantastic and large portfolio of consumer goods. They are well respected and recognised as a market leading business.
The role:
The Product Manager will develop the product proposition for the relevant product category within the business. Working with the cross-functional  team, the successful candidate will execute and lead the internal end to end developmentprocess (including marketing), focusing on ensuring that the brands, that they are responsible for,have a consistent approach and drive commercial performance, in line with sales andmarginobjectives.
The role has a high level of ownership and autonomy and will require energy, passionanddrivetobesuccessful
Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for designated product categories, overseeing the entire product development process including supplier cost negotiation.
  • Delivery of insight led, market leading, profitable consumer products, supported by market research, gap analysis and consumer insights.
  • Execution of the development and implementation of all range strategies and values, ensuring a consistent approach is maintained across all product categories, followed by post-launch reviews.
  • Range review analysis to support range building, monitoring sales performance by sku, generating detailed range plans and launches in line with commercial selling windows.
  • Provide clear and concise proposals and cost summaries for new ranges, based on internal sales data analysis and market research.
  • Ensure close liaison with other UK business unit Product teams to co-ordinate product development and sourcing activities.
  • Working with the Category Manager to create and manage project timelines and implementation schedules/roadmaps for all new ranges.
  • Spec sheet and cost model creation and maintenance.
  • Manage the design and artwork implementation and approval process for all product and packaging including input from technical department.
  • Fixture/Carton/FSDU development – working in conjunction with the relevant team & suppliers to develop new opportunities/cost savings.
  • Ongoing communication with the Commercial & Creative teams to share NPD and gather market intelligence/feedback regarding future opportunities.
  • Trade Fair and showroom organisation planning to include visual merchandising and POS.
  • Attend trade shows to identify new opportunities & suppliers (UK and Overseas)
  • Preparing marketing material and sales pack information for the commercial team, catalogues, websites and flyers.
  • Support the product management team in their development and encourage an open, inclusive team culture.
The person:
The ideal candidate will have/be:
  • Able to take proactive ownership and accountability
  • Excellent analytical and IT skills are essential.
  • A flair for creativity and innovation.
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to communicate clearly.
  • Project management skills and the capability to efficiently operate within a multi-function team.
  • Able to manage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the business.
  • An organised and flexible approach, with the ability to react in fast paced environment
  • A great team player, with the ability to support and lead.
  • Confident in communicating with colleagues and customers via telephone, email and face to face.
Consultant: Rina Gokani
Tel: 01275 813027
Candidate care:
By responding to this advert you consent to Cavendish Maine processing the personal data included within this application.
If your application is successful we will contact you to discuss the opportunity in more detail, within 48 hours of receiving your application.
Should you not hear from us within 3 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please be advised that if unsuccessful for this role we may keep your details in our hold file, during which time you may be contacted for other suitable vacancies.  If you do not want us to do this please call us to advise.
In the meantime, we would like to thank you for your interest in Cavendish Maine.
Apply Later
Sign in
Similar Jobs
  • Marketing Manager
    UK, Midlands
    £35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

    Job Title: Marketing Manager
    Location: Midlands
    Sector: Floor Coverings
    Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits
    Reference: RI/J639775H
    Job Description: Looking for a Marketing Manager to join a friendly marketing team, whic...
  • Brand Manager
    UK, South West
    Competitive package with room for growth

    Job Title - Brand Manager
    Product area - Non-Food FMCG
    Salary - Competitive package with room for growth
    Location - Exeter
    Reference – SV/86070
    A rapidly growing business selling a range of non-food FMCG products to retail and direct t...
  • Marketing Manager – Ceramics
    UK, London
    £50,000 – £55,000, Company Bonus, Pension & Private Medical

    Job Title: Marketing Manager – Ceramics
    Location: London (Hybrid Working – 2/3 days office in London 2/3 days home office)
    Sector: Marketing
    Package and Salary: £50,000 – £55,000, Company Bonus, Pension & Private Medical
    Reference: CT/860...
Email Me Jobs Like This
Subscribed to similar jobs notifications
We use cookies to provide you with the best possible browsing experience on our website. You can find out more below.
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
ResolutionUsed to ensure the correct version of the site is displayed to your device.
SessionUsed to track your user session on our website.
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
Google AnalyticsGoogle Analytics is an analytics tool to measure website, app, digital and offline data to gain user insights.

More Details